Supported platforms

The node can run on the following supported platforms:

  • Linux Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine) or later
  • Linux Mint 19.3 (Tricia) or later
  • Linux Debian 10.3 (Buster) or later
  • MacOSX 10.14.0 (Mojave) or later
  • Windows 10

It is also possible to run a testnet node on any platform using a virtual machine or applicable Docker CPU architecture image.

Note that stake pool nodes are supported only on Linux.

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